Troy grew up in Fort Myers, where he graduated from Fort Myers High School and attended Edison College. An outdoorsman, Troy achieved the rank of Eagle Scout in 2008. Troy is an avid shooter of over 20 years and strives to continuously expand his knowledge and experience. In 2001 Troy started began a career in the security field working as an armed guard. He performed duties including Armored Car Services and Personal Protection Details for VIP clientele. He has experience in self-defense shooting techniques, both in the line of duty and as a matter of curriculum.

Troy joined the Shoot Center staff in May of 2017. He began duties as a Gun 101 and private session instructor in August of 2017. Additionally, Troy’s current position is as Shoot Center’s Training Director. His weekly duties entail managing training facility usage, forecasting training events, staff training, and the expansion of Shoot Center’s educational opportunities for its customers.